Accidents happen… be prepared to deal with them by taking a first aid kit with medical supplies. This is what I carry.
The One Bottle Hydration System adds a hydration hose to a wide mouth Nalgene bottle for taking frequent sips while hiking without stopping.
The hiking season doesn’t need to end if you have gear to keep you warm and safe when it’s cold and wet out. Here’s what I take in my backpack when hiking in colder temps.
The ten essentials are all about being prepared. While you may not need all of these items on every trip, they can make a big difference when the unexpected happens.
Carry a few essential items to stay safe on outdoor adventures. And while hiking is a great way to unplug, there are a few electronics that can be useful to take on trips as well.
This outdoor gear company list includes smaller cottage industry companies with innovative gear, larger companies with a wide range of products, as well as local outdoor retailers in Portland, Oregon.
The main reason I hike and backpack is to spend time in scenic locations in the wilderness. In order to capture some of that beauty, camera gear is one of the few items that I’m willing to carry extra weight for.